Cost of Living Comparison Between Columbus, OH and Puerto Vallarta 

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Rent Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 36.2% lower than in Columbus, OH
Restaurant Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 43.6% lower than in Columbus, OH
Groceries Prices in Puerto Vallarta are 44.6% lower than in Columbus, OH
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Restaurants
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(368.87 MXN)
9.76 $
(180.00 MXN)
     -51.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 $
(1,291.06 MXN)
37.95 $
(700.00 MXN)
     -45.8 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.79 $
(199.10 MXN)
8.68 $
(160.00 MXN)
     -19.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(92.22 MXN)
2.44 $
(45.00 MXN)
     -51.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(129.11 MXN)
4.34 $
(80.00 MXN)
     -38.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.94 $
(91.15 MXN)
3.61 $
(66.67 MXN)
     -26.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.56 $
(47.25 MXN)
1.78 $
(32.86 MXN)
     -30.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.23 $
(41.07 MXN)
1.25 $
(23.10 MXN)
     -43.8 %
Markets
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 $
(64.92 MXN)
5.46 $
(100.79 MXN)
     +55.2 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.79 $
(51.48 MXN)
2.38 $
(43.85 MXN)
     -14.8 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.55 $
(28.54 MXN)
0.89 $
(16.33 MXN)
     -42.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.55 $
(47.08 MXN)
2.19 $
(40.42 MXN)
     -14.1 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.18 $
(114.06 MXN)
3.60 $
(66.32 MXN)
     -41.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.76 $
(106.28 MXN)
2.93 $
(53.95 MXN)
     -49.2 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.12 $
(149.72 MXN)
5.64 $
(104.10 MXN)
     -30.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.28 $
(42.10 MXN)
1.10 $
(20.25 MXN)
     -51.9 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.02 $
(18.75 MXN)
0.60 $
(11.03 MXN)
     -41.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.40 $
(44.29 MXN)
0.71 $
(13.14 MXN)
     -70.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.49 $
(45.97 MXN)
0.73 $
(13.48 MXN)
     -70.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.03 $
(37.35 MXN)
0.91 $
(16.71 MXN)
     -55.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.85 $
(34.19 MXN)
1.00 $
(18.52 MXN)
     -45.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.80 $
(33.14 MXN)
1.08 $
(20.00 MXN)
     -39.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.47 $
(45.53 MXN)
1.30 $
(23.98 MXN)
     -47.3 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(276.65 MXN)
10.84 $
(200.00 MXN)
     -27.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.36 $
(43.52 MXN)
1.60 $
(29.49 MXN)
     -32.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.60 $
(66.32 MXN)
2.50 $
(46.20 MXN)
     -30.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(184.44 MXN)
4.07 $
(75.00 MXN)
     -59.3 %
Transportation
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(36.89 MXN)
0.54 $
(10.00 MXN)
     -72.9 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(1,198.84 MXN)
5.42 $
(100.00 MXN)
     -91.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(55.33 MXN)
2.71 $
(50.00 MXN)
     -9.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.02 $
(37.26 MXN)
4.80 $
(88.51 MXN)
     +137.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 27.00 $
(497.98 MXN)
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Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.40 $
(62.79 MXN)
4.93 $
(90.84 MXN)
     +44.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,946.00 $
(552,313.54 MXN)
20,603.30 $
(380,000.00 MXN)
     -31.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,822.13 $
(476,254.26 MXN)
24,669.74 $
(455,000.00 MXN)
     -4.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 214.88 $
(3,963.11 MXN)
90.39 $
(1,667.20 MXN)
     -57.9 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 53.33 $
(983.66 MXN)
22.72 $
(419.00 MXN)
     -57.4 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.11 $
(1,311.57 MXN)
34.76 $
(641.18 MXN)
     -51.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 49.99 $
(922.00 MXN)
32.08 $
(591.67 MXN)
     -35.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 29.00 $
(534.87 MXN)
19.43 $
(358.33 MXN)
     -33.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(221.32 MXN)
8.13 $
(150.00 MXN)
     -32.2 %
Childcare
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,233.33 $
(22,747.17 MXN)
334.35 $
(6,166.67 MXN)
     -72.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,333.33 $
(282,802.63 MXN)
5,747.24 $
(106,000.00 MXN)
     -62.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.57 $
(1,264.65 MXN)
65.06 $
(1,200.00 MXN)
     -5.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 46.10 $
(850.18 MXN)
37.95 $
(700.00 MXN)
     -17.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.25 $
(1,498.55 MXN)
115.22 $
(2,125.00 MXN)
     +41.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 117.50 $
(2,167.13 MXN)
72.29 $
(1,333.33 MXN)
     -38.5 %
Rent Per Month
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,523.67 $
(28,101.97 MXN)
1,061.22 $
(19,572.73 MXN)
     -30.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,171.42 $
(21,605.20 MXN)
699.22 $
(12,896.24 MXN)
     -40.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,055.50 $
(56,354.57 MXN)
2,006.11 $
(37,000.00 MXN)
     -34.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,074.54 $
(38,262.06 MXN)
1,222.94 $
(22,555.56 MXN)
     -41.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 292.99 $
(5,403.73 MXN)
280.11 $
(5,166.30 MXN)
     -4.4 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 294.24 $
(5,426.79 MXN)
167.89 $
(3,096.46 MXN)
     -42.9 %
Salaries And Financing
Columbus, OH Edit Puerto Vallarta Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,831.62 $
(70,669.04 MXN)
1,192.82 $
(22,000.00 MXN)
     -68.9 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.48 11.83      +82.7 %
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